Daily Archives: July 17, 2014

Historic Early Jimi Hendrix Recordings Acquired by Guitar Legend’s Estate and Sony’s Legacy Division

Image Courtesy of Dieter HoffmannExperience Hendrix LLC, the company that oversees the rights to Jimi Hendrix's music, and Sony's Legacy Recordings have acquired the full rights to a collection

Video Recapping The Rolling Stones’ European Tour Premieres Online

Rankin/Universal MusicThe Rolling Stones wrapped up the European leg of their 14 on Fire Tour earlier this month, and now a video recapping the outing has been posted on the

Smashing Pumpkins’ “Adore” Reissue Box Coming in September; Billy Corgan Accuses Amazon of Leaking Details Early

Image Courtesy Universal Music EnterprisesThe Smashing Pumpkins' 1998 album Adore is about to get the super-deluxe reissue treatment, and chief Pumpkin Billy Corgan's not too happy about the way the mega-reissue's track

Check Out New Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Songs Via Interactive “Radio”

Reprise RecordsTom Petty & the Heartbreakers have introduced a cool interactive webpage where you can check out some songs from the band's upcoming album, Hypnotic Eye.

The site,

Ex-Alice Cooper Guitarist Dick Wagner Undergoes Heart Surgery, Battling Lung Infection

Image Courtesy of Dick WagnerFormer Alice Cooper guitarist Dick Wagner underwent heart surgery last week to treat a clogged artery. Blabbermouth.net reports that Wagner was hospitalized on July

Blues Guitar Great Johnny Winter, Dead at 70

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Blues rock guitar legend Johnny Winter has died at age 70.

Winter's passing was first reported by American Blues Scene magazine. Jenda Derringer, wife of longtime Winter

Paul McCartney Releases iPad Apps for Five of His Solo Albums

Image Courtesy of Concord Music GroupPaul McCartney may be in his seventies, but he certainly keeps up with the latest technological trends. The former Beatles star now has become the latest

Rob Halford Sings Praises of Judas Priest’s “Fresh” but “Classic” New Album

Image Courtesy of Epic RecordsThis week, Judas Priest is celebrating its highest-charting album ever on the Billboard 200, as Redeemer of Souls bowed at #6 on the tally after

Rob Halford Sings Praises of Judas Priest’s “Fresh” but “Classic” New Album

Image Courtesy of Epic RecordsThis week, Judas Priest is celebrating its highest-charting album ever on the Billboard 200, as Redeemer of Souls bowed at #6 on the tally after